Construction starts on SA’s first plastic road

Construction has begun on South Africa's first plastic road which will be created from pellets of waste plastic. The road is being constructed in Jeffreys...

These stranded seals all the way from Antarctica have been rehabilitated...

Two rare crabeater seals from Antarctica that were stranded at different spots along South Africa’s coastline on the same day have been successfully...
St Lucia hippos

These hippos are blissfully unaware of the Covid-19 lockdown

The residents of St Lucia are firmly under lockdown but no-one is going to stop the hippos in the popular KwaZulu-Natal...

SA concept farm village could be the future of sustainable living

A completely new and almost entirely self-sustainable town on the outskirts of Port Elizabeth that will thrive on locally produced agriculture,...

Underwater photographer discovers beauty of birds during lockdown

He’s renowned for his stunning underwater images of South Africa’s marine animals. But, being under lockdown with the rest of the...

More South Africans interested in vegan lifestyle

South Africa may be considered a meat-loving nation, but many are starting to make the transition to a more plant-based lifestyle.

Robberg nature reserve reopens

Robberg Nature Reserve - one of the most important and iconic experiences in Plettenberg Bay - is reopening as lockdown regulations ease....

KFC tackles childhood hunger during the Covid-19 lockdown

About 60% of children in South Africa live below the poverty line and many receive their only meal of the day...

Cricket legends come together to hit poverty for a six

Several of South Africa’s most beloved former Protea players descended on the Sasfin Cape Town Sixes at the weekend to boost young developing...

Encouraging figures for recycling of SA’s plastic bottles

New statistics show that 62% of all PET plastic beverage bottles produced in the country in 2019 were collected for recycling. 

New packaging guidelines have been put together by South Africans looking...

Smart, sustainably sourced and recyclable packaging design – which keeps plastic out of the environment – is the focus of the...

Innovative pilot programme aids informal recycling sector reeling from lockdown

Informal reclaimers are returning to work after months of forced quarantine, with a recycling pilot programme in Joburg delivering welcome results...